Rajnish Manga

Gold Star - 169,873 Points (September 10,1951 / Meerut (UP) / Presently at Faridabad (Haryana) , India.)

Haiku (You Are With Me) - Poem by Rajnish Manga

You are with me- I say
But on second thought I discover
You are not with me.

Topic(s) of this poem: doubt, relationship

Form: Haiku


Comments about Haiku (You Are With Me) by Rajnish Manga

  • Akhtar Jawad (4/15/2018 9:56:00 PM)


    No body is perfect, one may be partly with you but may not be completely with you. (Report) Reply

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  • Norah Tunney (4/10/2017 10:43:00 PM)


    This story is as old as human kind, very well put Rajnish. We are all looking for connection outside when the only lasting connection is within us. Wonderful haiku. Food for reflection.10 (Report) Reply

    Rajnish Manga (4/11/2017 12:07:00 AM)

    Thank you, Norah, for visiting the poem and sharing your views with regard to its theme.

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (4/5/2017 10:46:00 PM)


    There is always doubt and confusion in mind. But relationship is pure ever. This is a very beautiful poem shared here.10 (Report) Reply

    Rajnish Manga (4/10/2017 11:59:00 PM)

    You have very nicely reviewed the poem. Thanks a lot, Kumarmani Sir.

  • Chinedu Dike (2/19/2017 12:12:00 PM)


    An insightful portrayal of intimate strangers, nicely encapsulated from the heart. Brief and lovely. (Report) Reply

  • Indira Renganathan (11/1/2016 5:15:00 AM)


    very common emotion out of the couple's conflicts...indeed a good haiku-10
    Thank you Rajnish for all your comments on my poems
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    Rajnish Manga (11/1/2016 8:34:00 AM)

    I am so glad to receive critical comments on some of my poems from a senior poet like you. These are reassuring as well as inspiring. Thanks a lot, Mdm Indira ji.

  • Liza Sudina (10/8/2015 4:21:00 AM)


    stop thoughts - and you will hear God:
    He's always with you. Out and inside!
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  • Rahman Henry (10/6/2015 1:58:00 AM)


    Nice Haiku. I like this philosophical composition. (Report) Reply

  • Amitava Sur (10/5/2015 10:22:00 PM)


    Very rightly you highlighted here the very confusing mind of the human being who are always with some apprehensions, questions and doubts. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George (10/3/2015 7:28:00 AM)


    Yes, this conflict of opposing thoughts leave us often in confusion! Who can say if someone is close to us even if he/she stays so close physically! Great Haiku! As Asim has pointed out, kindly check the middle line which should have only 7 syllables! But rules shouldn't be a great constraint! (Report) Reply

  • Dhiren Doley (9/30/2015 11:16:00 AM)


    Truth of life. Some being nearby doesn't mean he/ she is near. Heart is the real existence. If the heart is far everything far. The body is only an animal. (Report) Reply

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (9/30/2015 6:27:00 AM)


    Nice. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Abdulrazak Aralimatti (9/26/2015 12:34:00 PM)


    Verily, contrary thoughts and talk mark human life (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis (9/25/2015 2:42:00 PM)


    Nice piece of work with the muse of your imagination. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (9/23/2015 12:34:00 AM)


    Wonderful Haiku.................................................10+++
    Please check the second line for syllables.
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    Rajnish Manga (9/24/2015 12:06:00 AM)

    Thanks for your lovely comments and also for correcting me.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, September 23, 2015



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